Anchor Reporter (REQ-32323)

Job Description

WXIN/CBS4 in Indianapolis is looking for a dynamic Anchor/Reporter to anchor developing, breaking, franchise and trending content for morning newscasts. This is in the #1 newsroom in the one of the most dynamic markets in the country. This position will also fill in on the main anchor desk for newscasts as needed and will produce content for sweeps periods, special projects and other purposes. This is a unique position with growth opportunity in the 25th ranked market.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Presents news stories and other content for all platforms.
Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.
Assists in writing, copy editing, researching, and coordinating news programming and other content.
Conducts interviews with news personnel and external entities.
Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required.
Participates in promotional activities to include public appearances.
Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
Writes content for the website and other platforms.
Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.

Required Skills

Minimum of 2 years’ experience in news anchoring.
Must possess the ability to interact well with anchors, reporters, producers, videographers, news managers, etc. with superior business acumen.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required.
Superior/Flawless on-air presence.
Excellent news judgment with an expansive knowledge of local and national current events, history, newsmakers, etc.
Ability to meet clock requirements, prioritize assignments and multitask simultaneously with execution showcasing your high level of experiences.
Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution.
Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
Flexibility to work any shift.

Education Required

Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, or a related field.


medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid time off

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